Tony Hillerman Quotes

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Born: May 27, 1925, Sacred Heart, Oklahoma, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, October 26, 2008
Occupation: Author

I always have one or two, sometimes more, Navajo or other tribes' cultural elements in mind when I start a plot. In Thief of Time, I wanted to make readers aware of Navajo attitude toward the dead, respect for burial sites.
- Tony Hillerman

The essays in The Great Taos Bank Robbery were my project to win a Master of Arts degree in English when I quit being a newspaper editor and went back to college.
- Tony Hillerman

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